The plastic pink flamingo is the official city bird of Madison, WI.
San Francisco photographer Sharon Beals is here to remind us just how beautiful birds' homes can be.
This past week I spent some quality time in the children's section of the Wayne Public Library.
In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com all week, here's what you
io9 posted this great creepy article about an incredibly dangerous water slide that combines an astounding amount of phobias.
The Los Angeles Riots began on April 29, 1992, after officers in the Rodney King case were acquitted of almost all charges.
Let’s say that the conspiracy theorists are right...
From @b_wildered on Twitter (follow him for all kinds of bizarre and often hilarious things, although this one is quite haunting and beautiful): all the Earth’s traffic — road, air, and ship - are fea
The world has been out to get lefties for thousands of years.
Just because you are singing barbershop quartet-style doesn't mean you have do "Sweet Adeline." Pop music, rock music, and modern tunes will do nicely.
Sweet Child o' Mine
On Fridays, I post a series of unrelated questions meant to spark conversation in the comments. Answer one, answer all, respond to someone else's reply, whatever you want.
Restroom sign via Shutterstock
You see them every day when you go to the restroom, cross the street, or look at a map.
Got fifty minutes to spare? Okay, how about an unbelievable reservoir of tolerance for cacophony and 60s color schemes? Perfect.
Here are some old photos of librarians showing both the diversity of their duties and the diversity of the workers themselves.
[This post was originally published on August 4th, 2008]
These days, there's no distinguishing one keyboard from the next because all they really do is act as computer trigger devices.
Eternal Flame Extinguished Due to Unpaid Gas Bill
The former Soviet Republic of Kyrgyzstan has a memorial to fallen soldiers of World War II in the capital city of Bishkek, which features an "et